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Old 01-26-2006, 11:50 PM   #1
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Yes another (most probably odd like the last) question from the JAWS user...

Okay, so just recently this started and I have no clue why or how to change it back.
On Internet Explorer (the satanic thing it is), if I click on an MP3 file to play without saving it, it used to come up in RealPlayer... the way I liked it. Now, all of a sudden, whenever I click on an MP3 file... it opens up in a new page (in the same browser window) and plays the file from that window (so descriptively titled "Plug-in window" by JAWS...).
So what gives? How do I change the default MP3 file opening to open in RealPlayer again?


(Laptop running Windows XP...)

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Old 01-27-2006, 01:11 AM   #2
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www.mozilla.org and download Firefox. Then try whatever you're doing.

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Old 01-27-2006, 08:15 AM   #3
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I believe you can right click on the file and go to open with. then you can click on Real player from the list and at the bottom there should be a check box that sais "always use the selected program to open this type of file"

So i believe the next time you open a mp3 file in internet explorer it should open up in real player.

All your mp3 files should open in real player after you do this.
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Old 01-27-2006, 11:47 AM   #4
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I'll have to look into JAWS' compadability iwth Firefox... not sure if it'll work that well with it, but I'll give it a shot one of these days.

I don't use a mouse so does anyone know what the keyboard command is to "right click" on the link to the file? I haven't come across one for that...
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